iOS app Android app

The Fifth Estate

11 Box Office Turkeys From 2013

Posted 11.28.2013 | Entertainment

"Iron Man 3," "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire," "Man of Steel," "Despicable Me 2" and "The Heat" are just some of 2013's biggest box office hits. Wha...

The Secret Behind L.A.'s Literature

Lionel Rolfe | Posted 01.23.2014 | Los Angeles
Lionel Rolfe

A '20s renaissance developed around Jake and his bookstore next to the downtown library and in his Echo Park digs. Later after the war Anais Nin, and presumably Henry Miller and Bukowski, hung around in the very same hills of Echo Park.

'The Fifth Estate' Director Blames Julian Assange For Flop

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 11.04.2013 | Entertainment

Bill Condon's "The Fifth Estate," the biggest wide-release flop of 2013, has earned just $3.1 million in North America as of Oct. 31. According to Box...

Movie Review: The Fifth Estate

Marshall Fine | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

In The Fifth Estate, Condon and writer Josh Singer, working from a couple of books by participants in the Wikileaks story, retell the tale of Julian Assange (Benedict Cumberbatch).

Assange and Arnold: A Dash of Politics at the Movies

William Bradley | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
William Bradley

It wasn't a big weekend in movies except for the stunning if a tad overrated Gravity, but two noteworthy political figures had prominent roles. Unfortunately for Wikileaks founder Julian Assange and former Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, it didn't prove to be a big box office weekend for either.

'The Fifth Estate' Is A Huge Flop

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 10.21.2013 | Entertainment

Here's a list of movies that had better opening weekends than Bill Condon's "The Fifth Estate" while also debuting on more than 1,500 screens: "Machet...

The MovieFilm Podcast: Captain Phillips, Carrie, and All Is Lost

Zaki Hasan | Posted 12.20.2013 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

The gang reconvenes this week to talk up the latest TV news, including the quickie cancellation of NBC's Ironside, and the Peacock's slow descent t...

Barely Anyone Saw 'The Fifth Estate'

Posted 10.19.2013 | Entertainment

Julian Assange may have the last laugh on "The Fifth Estate." Bill Condon's new film, about the rise of WikiLeaks with Benedict Cumberbatch playing As...

'The Fifth Estate' Is Stimulating But Needs Too Much Context

AP | DENNIS HARVEY | Posted 10.16.2013 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES -- LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ripped from headlines that still feel wet, "The Fifth Estate" dramatizes the fast, controversial rise of anonymous...

Christopher Rosen

Laura Linney Would Dust Furniture For Bill Condon

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Rosen | Posted 10.16.2013 | Entertainment

That old cliche about there not being small parts, only small actors? It's proved once again by Laura Linney in "The Fifth Estate." The Emmy-winning a...

Who's Who? The Faces Behind ‘The Fifth Estate' (INFOGRAPHIC)

Posted 10.15.2013 | Entertainment

Infamous the world over, the name Julian Assange has become synonymous with controversy. As the man at the center of DreamWorks’ The Fifth Estat...

Benedict Cumberbatch Responds To Julian Assange Letter

Posted 10.11.2013 | Entertainment

Benedict Cumberbatch participated in a Reddit Ask Me Anything session on Friday in support of his new film, "The Fifth Estate," and he was asked about...

Julian Assange's Letter To Benedict Cumberbatch Is Amazing

Posted 10.09.2013 | Entertainment

Benedict Cumberbatch plays Julian Assange in "The Fifth Estate," a forthcoming movie that tracks the WikiLeaks founder's rise. The film hasn't exactly...

Mike Ryan

Anthony Mackie Has A Big Crush On A Co-Star

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 10.08.2013 | Entertainment

Admittedly, it's a little odd that this interview with "Runner Runner" co-star Anthony Mackie took place the day after that film opened with $7.7 mill...

WikiLeaks Movie Gets Leaked

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 11.22.2013 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — WikiLeaks has posted the script to "The Fifth Estate" and made its most forceful denunciation of the film about the site's creation a...

Live from Toronto International Film Festival: Tuesday, Sept. 10

Marshall Fine | Posted 11.11.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

With Enough Said, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, one of TV's funniest women ever, has finally been given a perfect film vehicle.

The First Word On 'The Fifth Estate' Is ...

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 09.06.2013 | Entertainment

"The Fifth Estate" kicked off the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival on Thursday night, but where Bill Condon's film goes from there is up for d...

The Movie Julian Assange Doesn't Want You To See

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 11.05.2013 | Entertainment

TORONTO — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange may be holed up in the Ecuadorian embassy in London, but he's very present at the Toronto Internation...

All Oscar Roads Lead Here

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 11.03.2013 | Entertainment

The roads taken to the Academy Awards are many, but they usually run through Toronto. Every best picture winner since 2007 has played at the Toronto ...

Every Movie To See This Fall

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 10.29.2013 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — Tom Hanks didn't know where the cameras were. "Captain Phillips," a based-on-a-true-story tale about a cargo ship taken by Somali pi...

AND THEY'RE OFF

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 07.23.2013 | Entertainment

The 2013 Toronto International Film Festival announced a portion of its lineup on Tuesday morning, with big films like "August: Osage County," "Mandel...

Star-Studded Film Tackles Julian Assange: 'It's Not A White-Wash Of History'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 07.17.2013 | Entertainment

Benedict Cumberbatch leads an all-star cast in "The Fifth Estate," the new film about Julian Assange and WikiLeaks that DreamWorks is set to release o...

WikiLeaks Founder Calls Film 'A Mass Propaganda Attack'

AP | RAPHAEL SATTER | Posted 03.28.2013 | Entertainment

LONDON — If you're making a movie about WikiLeaks, this is the kind of thing you probably see coming. Julian Assange says he has obtained a lea...

Participant Joins DreamWorks For Wikileaks Movie 'The Fifth Estate'

www.hollywoodreporter.com | Posted 03.24.2013 | Media

Participant Media has signed on to co-finance DreamWorks' upcoming Wikileaks picture, The Fifth Estate....